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# Novak Djokovic

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'Highly motivated' Nadal ready for Djokovic challenge in Australia
Spaniard brushes off suggestions this may be his last tilt at the season-opening Grand Slam.
'If you don't go through Novak, then you kind of know the tournament isn't really a tournament'
Djokovic set for Australian Open return as Nick Kyrgios says Serb “needs to be playing at all costs.”
Novak Djokovic closes in on Roger Federer record after reaching Turin final
Opponent Taylor Fritz was frustrated by a spectator shouting during points.
Djokovic set to get visa for Australian Open following deportation in January
The former world number one was unable to take part in January because he was unvaccinated against Covid-19.
Nothing ‘dodgy’ in Novak Djokovic drink video, says wife Jelena
Members of the star’s coaching team shielded physio Ulises Badio from being filmed as he mixed the drink during the Paris Masters final.
Djokovic 'would love' to play at Australian Open: tournament chief
The nine-time champion from Serbia is currently serving a three-year ban from entering Australia.
Djokovic romps to Tel Aviv victory in just over 90 minutes
The 35-year-old triumphed 6-3, 6-4 to add the Israeli trophy to victories in Rome and Wimbledon this season.
Djokovic says he will not play US Open because of lack of Covid vaccination
The 21-time grand slam champion had hoped in vain for the rules to be relaxed.
Djokovic says he is 'preparing' to play US Open despite vaccination ban
More than 43,000 people have signed a petition to allow Djokovic to compete at the year’s final Grand Slam.
Djokovic doubts US Open participation but 'hope springs eternal'
The recently-crowned Wimbledon champion continues to refuse to be vaccinated against coronavirus.
Djokovic clinches seventh Wimbledon title after four-set triumph over Kyrgios
The 35-year-old Serb is now one Slam ahead of Roger Federer in the all-time race.
'He was happy to sit in his room and play video games' - Kyrgios' rise hailed
The richly-talented but deeply divisive Australian is through to the biggest match of his career.
Britian's Cameron Norrie wins 5-set thriller to reach Wimbledon semi-finals
The defending champion came from two sets down to beat young Italian Jannik Sinner.
Wimbledon defends start times after Novak Djokovic criticised late finishes
The reigning champion’s fourth-round match against Tim van Rijthoven on Centre Court on Sunday began at 8pm and finished just before 11pm.
‘Come on Tim’ – Novak Djokovic to face Wimbledon’s breakout star in fourth round
Van Rijthoven’s rapid rise this summer continued, as he beat Nikoloz Basilashvili to the sound of ‘come on Tim’ at Wimbledon.
Novak Djokovic says jailed Boris Becker 'can always count on me'
Lily de Carvalho and the fallen star’s son Noah were in the Serb’s box on Centre Court for his second-round win on Wednesday.
Flawless Djokovic sends out Wimbledon warning after straight sets victory
The defending champion effortlessly saw off Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis 6-1 6-4 6-2.
Djokovic racks up 80th Wimbledon win as Alcaraz fights back
The six-time champion battled past Kwon Soon-woo in four sets.
Rafael Nadal uncertain about future despite Paris victory over Novak Djokovic
Nadal and his doctor are managing a foot injury in a bid to nurse him towards a 14th title.
Nadal, Djokovic set up French Open quarter-final clash
Nadal and Djokovic will meet for the 10th time at Roland Garros.
Djokovic overcomes French Open taunts to close in on Nadal's grand slam record
The Serbian gave the perfect response with a 6-1 6-3 6-3 demolition of 15th seed Diego Schwartzman to book his place in the quarter-finals.
Djokovic, Nadal and 19-year-old Alcaraz reach French Open last-16
Reigning champion Djokovic and 13-time winner Nadal are on course to meet in the quarter-finals.
Alcaraz and Zverev pull off French Open escapes as kingpins Nadal and Djokovic cruise
Meanwhile this evening, Barbora Krejcikova was forced out with Covid.
Djokovic beats Tsitsipas to claim sixth Italian Open title
The 34-year-old won his first tournament of the season.
'Best in world' Alcaraz is heir to idol Nadal
‘I would say this is the best week of my life,’ the Spaniard said.
Illness rules Andy Murray out of Madrid Open clash with Novak Djokovic
The pair had been due to meet for the first time in more than five years.
Djokovic prolongs Monfils domination and reign as number one
Djokovic entered the contest 17-0 head-to-head against the Frenchman.
Djokovic 'heartbroken' at jailing of former coach Boris Becker
The three-time former Wimbledon champion was jailed for two-and-a-half years this week.
Djokovic and unvaccinated players permitted to play at this year's Wimbledon
The world number one has only competed at three tournaments in 2022 because of entry restrictions imposed by various countries.
Djokovic confirms he won't play in Indian Wells and Miami
‘I knew it would be unlikely I’d be able to travel.’
Novak Djokovic included in Indian Wells draw despite doubts over US entry
The 34-year-old Serbian is the only man in the top 100 who remains unvaccinated against coronavirus.
Djokovic pledges financial support to Stakhovsky as he returns to fight in Ukraine
Stakhovsky, who famously beat Roger Federer at Wimbledon in 2013, last week said he had signed up for Ukraine’s military reserves.
Novak Djokovic given French Open boost with Covid rules set to change
Djokovic is currently unable to enter the US for the big ATP events in Indian Wells and Miami this month.
Djokovic announces split from long-time coach
A turbulent 2022 continued for the Serb.
Medvedev replaces Djokovic as world number one
The Russian is the first man outside the game’s “Big Four” to occupy the top spot since 2004.
Novak Djokovic surrenders world number-one spot after shock defeat
Defeat spells the end of Djokovic’s current two-year reign at the top of the rankings.
Fans' welcome 'exceeded expectations', says Djokovic on winning return
‘The [Australian Open] final, I was trying not to watch it, but then I had my household watching… so I had to follow it.’
Djokovic 'not anti-vax' but would rather skip events than be forced into jab
The Serbian was deported in extraordinary circumstances on the eve of last month’s Australian Open.
Serbia prosecutors argue Djokovic didn't use fake test in bid to enter Australia
Prosecutors have rejected suggestions that Djokovic used a fake positive test to try to reach the Australian Open last month.
Djokovic to play in Dubai after vaccine controversy - reports
The world number one’s deportation from Australia prevented a tilt at a record 21st Grand Slam title.